Meaning of “ankle” in the English Dictionary

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"ankle" in British English

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anklenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈæŋ.kəl/ us /ˈæŋ.kəl/

B1 the joint (= place where two bones are connected) between the foot and the leg, or the thin part of the leg just above the foot:

I fell over and sprained/twisted my ankle.

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(Definition of “ankle” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"ankle" in American English

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anklenoun [ C ]

us /ˈæŋ·kəl/

the joint connecting the foot to the leg, or the thin part of the leg just above the foot

(Definition of “ankle” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)